Apr 18, 2012
Mubadala Aerospace yesterday announced a US$1 billion contract to build major sections for the Boeing 777 and 787 Dreamliner airliners at its Strata Manufacturing plant in Al Ain. Read Article Mubadala in $1bn deal as supplier to Boeing
Abu Dhabi is to be out front in a charge to the final frontier after Virgin Galactic chose the emirate to be the location for its second Spaceport. Read Article Abu Dhabi ready for blast-off with Spaceport selection
High-profile delegates touching down in Abu Dhabi for the Global Aerospace Summit reflect the changing needs of industry and the shift of commercial aviation from West to East - and into the cosmos. Read Article Bold visions, big ideas and high flyers meet
Gleaming airliners and shiny new airports are fine, but they require modern, efficient air traffic control. This is a challenge that GCC and Mena countries ought to face without delay. Read Article Keeping crowded skies moving safely
Apr 17, 2012
The European Union's Emissions Trading System comes under fire from airline industry executives, saying that Gulf carriers will be penalised unfairly.
Read Article Region's airlines rail on EU 'levy'
If the global aviation industry was a country it would be in the top twenty when it comes to wealthiest nations in the world, Tony Tyler, the chief executive officer of International Air Transport Association. Read Article Key role for Gulf air transport with target set for new heights
Air traffic management across the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) is in chaos, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) has warned. Read Article Bottleneck threatens air traffic across Middle East and North Africa
Apr 16, 2012
The exploration and exploitation of space will be one of the leading areas of aerospace to be debated at the Global Aerospace Summit. Read Article Emirates' ambitions to open up final frontier
The prospects for space tourism and the use of unmanned drones as aerial border and coast guards are on the agenda for the first Global Aerospace Summit which opens in Abu Dhabi today. Read Article Aviation leaders land in Abu Dhabi
Feb 22, 2012
The meeting of leaders across aviation, aerospace and space sectors will take place between April 16 and 20. Read Article Abu Dhabi to host Global Aerospace Summit
Large stadium for the recently announced New York City Football Club is planned for iconic tennis site. Omar Rahman reports from New York Man City MLS franchise eyes Flushing Meadows
A White Paper highlights that introducing tobacco tax in the GCC could lead to an increase in illicit trade and the smuggling of cigarettes. GCC hike in tobacco prices will see rise in illicit trade, experts warn
In truth, darts is one of few sports where the professionals are more often than not in no better physical shape than the rowdy crowds that cheer them on. Dubai - Let's play darts
Companies in the UAE are finding themselves facing a legal minefield caused by the global reach of tough and sometimes conflicting US and UK anti-corruption laws. John Henzell reports.
Bribery laws go beyond borders
With Muslim families, you must say "mashallah" with every compliment lest someone think you are jealous and have the evil eye. Mashallah: what it means, when to say it and why you should
Vin Diesel, Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson, Michelle Rodriguez and Gina Carano on the Fast & Furious franchise. Fast & Furious 6 - start your engines
National View blog looks at the best images from the last seven days from around the Gulf and across the Middle East. Region in Focus - May 23
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